Utility Person (Roads)
Utility Person (Roads)
Engineering & Regional Utilities
CUPE, Full Time
At the City of Abbotsford our people are our greatest asset. We offer a wide range of diverse, stimulating and rewarding career opportunities that support and recognize high levels of performance. In Abbotsford, we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We invite you to become part of a place that has strong corporate and organizational values, rewarding career paths, challenging opportunities, and an engaging and dynamic team to work with.
Be part of the story. Join our team today.
The City of Abbotsford currently has an exciting full-time opportunity for a Utility Person (Roads) in the Engineering Division.
This is semi-skilled work in the repair, maintenance and construction of City roads sidewalks, intersections and bicycle paths. An employee of this class works under the direction of a Supervisor in establishing and carrying out roads repair, maintenance and construction duties to meet the Master Municipal Construction Document standard. In addition, the incumbent maintains accurate records and inventories. The duties may involve the utilization of specialized skills.
Performance is evaluated by a Supervisor in terms of completion of scheduled assignments, adherence to safe work practices, technical expertise and effective performance of duties.
If you are a team-oriented individual with demonstrated experience in safe work procedures; we’d like to hear from you!
In order to be considered for this position, you must have:
- completion of Grade 12 or equivalent;
- completion of post-secondary courses in public works and roads at a recognized college, trades school, BCWWA or similar organization, including the completion of Introduction to Public Works Operations and Roadworks I;
- a minimum of one (1) year of experience in roads construction; and
- a valid Class 3 BC driver’s licence with air.
This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is from $23.66 to $27.83. In addition, the City of Abbotsford offers a comprehensive benefits package.
The closing date for this posting is December 17, 2018 at 5:00pm.
If you are looking for a challenge and an opportunity to make an impact in a fast growing municipality, we want to hear from you!
To submit a resume, please visit us online at: www.abbotsford.ca/careers